J.M.W. Turner: Sketchbooks, Drawings and Watercolours

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Windsor Castle, the North Terrace and State Apartments, Norman Gate, Winchester Tower &c c.1816-19

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 13 Verso:
Windsor Castle, the North Terrace and State Apartments, Norman Gate, Winchester Tower &c circa 1816–19
D10435
Turner Bequest CXL 13a
Pencil on white wove paper, 155 x 95 mm
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
The largest sketch here, at the top of the leaf, is of the North Terrace from below; underneath are several smaller details including the Norman gate (left) and Winchester Tower (right). For Windsor Castle in this sketchbook and a connection with Turner’s watercolour (British Museum, London)1 engraved by William Miller in 1831 for Picturesque Views in England and Wales, see note to folio 9 verso (D10427).

David Blayney Brown
July 2011

1
Andrew Wilton, The Life and Work of J.M.W. Turner, Fribourg 1979, p.397 no.829.

How to cite

David Blayney Brown, ‘Windsor Castle, the North Terrace and State Apartments, Norman Gate, Winchester Tower &c c.1816–19 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, July 2011, in David Blayney Brown (ed.), J.M.W. Turner: Sketchbooks, Drawings and Watercolours, Tate Research Publication, December 2012, https://www.tate.org.uk/art/research-publications/jmw-turner/joseph-mallord-william-turner-windsor-castle-the-north-terrace-and-state-apartments-norman-r1131418, accessed 20 February 2019.